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Cow Shed

Raemoir | Banchory, Banchory AB31 5QB, Scotland
+44 1330 820813
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (34 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Raemoir | Banchory, Banchory AB31 5QB, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A repeat visit for us and this time had Sunday lunch over the Christmas period. Lovely friendly and attentive staff. Really super food, will definitely be back again :)

Thank Lorna R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best in Banchory for takeaway fish and chips. The restaurant food is also excellent, although slightly pricey.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We’ve just enjoyed a delicious lunch at the Cowshed. I started with fish cakes with leeks, which were beautifully presented, crisp on the outside and soft and tasty on the inside. The other members of our group had carrot and lentil soup, which was well...More

Thank megwraight
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we visited for lunch not a big menu but will please most I imagine, I had a very tasty fish and chips the batter was perfect not oily nice and crisp this complemented the taste of the haddock. the wife had the steak and haggis...More

1  Thank a1i2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took ourselves over to the cow shed on a recommendation. We went to the fish and chips take away. It was unmistakably the best we’ve had in years! Obviously not within walking distance which is a downside but we had a hire car and...More

Thank Carros29
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Good cut of beef and all round very tasty. Marked down a little as the roast potatoes were tough as they had been reheated probably, and also a tad pricey. Desert was not enjoyed by myself or my dad both of us love deserts normally....More

Thank StefanoRGBR
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Totally pleasurable experience from booking to eating. Despite being very busy with what appeared to be Christmas works parties the staff were excellent food arrived swiftly and was of excellent quality will definitely be visiting again and we are VERY fussy

Thank ballaterach2
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The queues always on arrival speak volumes for the quality and variety of take-a way suppers etc on sale. Service is efficient and friendly. Ever thought of adding mushrooms as a side-order?

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Nicely laid out restaurant, very friendly staff, good food. We came here after a poor experience at Mamma Mia that forced us to leave early. This was a bit of an emergency and the folks at the Cow Shed accommodated us and brought smiles back...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Staff were very friendly and attentive, we both had 3 courses which were very good, the whitebait starter was excellent and as were the ribeye steaks....the chips that accompanied the steaks were to die for!!! Very reasonable for 3 courses each and a nice bottle...More

Thank Joel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Monday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raemoir | Banchory, Banchory AB31 5QB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 820813
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Description
The Cowshed is a family owned and managed business. Our philosophy is straightforward: "choose local seasonal ingredients carefully and cook them as simply as possible. Whenever possible we source local ingredients, thus supporting the Aberdeenshire community and providing a showcase for quality, fresh and seasonal Scottish produce. Since opening in 2010, the Cowshed has changed its style of food and service. We now offer a larger and simpler food menu which includes a mix of customer favourites, traditional Scottish dishes and daily specials, sandwiches, paninis, coffee/tea, cakes and bakes. Something for everyone to enjoy throughout the day. As a proud member of the Scotch Beef Club, we serve Scotch Beef PGI. With traceability and unique assurance which begins on the farm of birth, Scotch Beef is high on quality and high on taste.
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